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U.S. Accused of Forcing EU to Accept Tar Sands Oil
Environment  (tags: tar sands oil, US, EU, dirty energy diplomacy, environment, ecosystems, energy, conservation, government )

Cal
- 93 days ago - ipsnews.net
Newly publicised internal documents suggest that U.S. negotiators are working to permanently block a landmark regulatory proposal in the European Union aimed at addressing climate change, and instead to force European countries to import particularly dirt
European Commission To Ban Heirloom Seeds and Criminalize Plants & Seeds Not Registered With Govt - Collective Evolution
Environment  (tags: Article and Global petition to sign, Environment, EU, Plants, Vegetables, Trees, Law, Food Control, Lack of Ethics, Bio-diversity loss )

Victoria
- 279 days ago - collective-evolution.com
The European Commission is changing the EU's plant legislation to The "Plant Reproductive Material Law" regulating ALL plants, vegetables and woodland trees. An annual fee will also be required to only grow produce from an EU approved list of seeds.
Tell President Obama: Protect the Climate, Not Big Oil! ACTION US
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, tar sands.big oil, Obama, EU, habitatdestruction )

Nancy
- 282 days ago - secure.sierraclub.org
The United States should be supporting climate-friendly policies, not doing Big Oil's bidding. Tell President Obama that you strongly strongly oppose the U.S. Trade Representative's efforts to undermine EU climate progress.
'We Speak for the Bees': Marchers Urge EU-Wide Ban of Killer Pesticides - TAKE ACTION!
Environment  (tags: Palace of Winchester, demonstration, beekeepers, apiarists, protective suits, environmentalists, "March of the Beekeepers", no neonicotinoid pesticides, UK, EU, EU vote on ban 4-29-13, petition )

Judy
- 539 days ago - commondreams.org
Bee-keepers and apiarists dressed in their protective suits demonstrated on 4-26 outside the Palace of Westminster as they ramp up their campaign to show public opinion ahead of the European Commission vote on the proposal to ban neonicitinoids on Monday.
EU Biofuels Policy Could Create "Major Environmental Pressure"
Environment  (tags: environment, EU, biofuels, policy, habitat, nature, protection, humans )

Cher
- 1440 days ago - renewableenergyfocus.com
EU biofuels policy does not adequately protect the environment against negative consequences, according to a study reviewing the indirect land use change (ILUC) impact of the EU's planned increase in biofuels use up to 2020
EU BANS SALE OF ILLEGAL TIMBER
Environment  (tags: environment, protection, timber, EU, ban, habitat, trees )

Cher
- 1563 days ago - goallover.org
On July 7th members of the European Parliament voted to approve a new law to keep illegal wood and wood products out of all European markets
Ban Illegal Timbering!
Environment  (tags: trees, illegal, timbering, petition, rainforest, ban, EU, market )

Doing GCS
- 1568 days ago - avaaz.org
Within days, the European Parliament could ban illegal timber from entering the EU market -- but powerful companies stand in the way. Sign this petition to get them to definitely say no to illegal timber!
Tell EU: Take Action on Biodiversity Now ! TAKE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: environment, biodiversity, EU, water, habitat, protection )

Cher
- 1602 days ago - change.org
Sign this petition to help the European Rivers Network and European Environmental Bureau to tell politicians that it's time to take action.
Lights Out: EU Bans Inefficient, Incandescent Bulbs
Environment  (tags: environment, energy, EU, ban, bulbs, habitat, protection, nature, humans, wildlife, climate-change, greenhousegases )

Cher
- 1870 days ago - ecoworldly.com
In order to cut greenhouse emissions, fight climate change and save energy, 27 countries in the European Union (EU) are gradually phasing out traditional light bulbs. As of September 1st, 2009, 100-watt and frosted incandescent light bulbs can no longer
WWF Welcomes Fading of Europe's Incandescent Glow
Environment  (tags: environment, light bulbs, EU, habitat, protection )

Cher
- 1876 days ago - panda.org
WWF welcomes the ban on inefficient incandescent light bulbs, coming into effect in the EU from 1 September, but it says that equally energy wasting light bulbs like standard halogens should also be removed from the market.
EU Delays Climate Talks Progress
Environment  (tags: environment, climate-change, EU, habitat, protection, nature, humans, wildlife )

Cher
- 1946 days ago - panda.org
The European Union is delaying the ongoing climate negotiations, WWF said after the bloc's Council once again failed to declare how much it planned to contribute to the global fight against devastating climate change.
Climate Target Is Not Radical Enough - Study - CommonDreams.Org
Environment  (tags: climate, carbon dioxide, EU, science, globalwarming )

Veronique
- 2384 days ago - commondreams.org
One of the world's leading climate scientists warns today that the EU and its international partners must urgently rethink targets for cutting carbon dioxide in the atmosphere because of fears they have grossly underestimated the scale of the problem.
EU Targets Could Force Britain to Build Thousands of Wind Turbines - Britain
Environment  (tags: britain, eu, wind power, tidal energy, europe, government, environment )

Chrissy
- 2463 days ago - timesonline.co.uk
The British coastline is set for a dramatic increase in wind farms and tidal energy plants as the Government strives to meet a European target for renewable energy. The pressure to speed up plans for thousands of wind turbines and the controversial Severn
Europe.Oceana.Org: Press Releases - Driftnets: The Prohibition in the Baltic Is in Effect
Environment  (tags: animals, wildlife, habitat, ecosystems, environment, oceans, world, EU, Balkans, driftnets, by-catch, death )

Thunderr
- 2475 days ago - oceana.org
Madrid, In 2007,40% of the fleet of driftnetters in the Baltic was still operating.Since January 1st, 08 the use of driftnets in the Baltic Sea,the Belts and the Sound is banned by the EU.This prohibition affects various EU member states. Enforcing >>>>
   

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